Apple Festival October 12, 9am to 1pm

  Do you want to win $100? It’s time to fire up your oven and enter the Apple Dessert Contest!  Not as fussy as the traditional berry pie contest, any dessert that features apples is fair game.  Just make sure to get it to the Market by 10:15.  I’m usually at the Market by 7:30[…]

National Farmers Market Week

August 5th through 11th is the perfect time to support the Independence Farmers Market! Friday, August 11th marks the end of our “Go Fund Me” campaign. To Donate: Please visit https://www.gofundme.com/IndependenceFarmersMarket or give your donation directly to the Farmers Market Manager, Michelle Pridgen. Checks may be written out to Independence Farmers Market. Your donations will provide[…]

July is a BUSY month at the Market!

There is a special event each Friday in July!  Plan to attend Cooking Day, Wellness Day, the Berry Festival and the HWY 21 yard sale. All events are free and occur during the entire Market from 9am to 1pm in Town Park. The Kids Corner is open each Friday from 10-11am with Miss Abby and[…]

Empty Bowls Fundraiser, June 9 4-6:30 pm

Here’s your chance to enjoy fresh,local food AND support a worthy cause.The Independence Farmers Market is pleased to partner with the Arts Council of the Twin Counties to host the Empty Bowls fundraiser, Saturday, June 9 from 4 to 6:30pm at VFW Post 7726, 115 Klondike Road in Independence, Virginia.  Just in case you didn’t[…]